5 Acts Of Kindness That Will Change Your Life Forever

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Kindness, it seems like such an obvious thing and everyone believes they have this skill locked down. But in recent times, it’s a practice that has been taken for granted. Here are some of the acts of kindness we believe are essential in life.

Smile

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This is number one on our list of acts of kindness, and for a good reason. Just the curve of one’s mouth, whether it be from your best friend, a family member or a stranger, can do wonders to your day. With every smile, the world gets a little brighter.

Eye Contact

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Eyes are very important as far as the human connection is concerned. When two people lock eyes, there is a moment that adds a new dimension to the interaction. Nowadays, people walk around in public and just don’t look at each other anymore. So take a moment today to lock eyes with someone, and show them that you care.

Thank You

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These two words of kindness can potentially be life-changing. If you want to show someone that you appreciate something they did for you, the words “thank you” can make such a huge difference. These words show that you respect the person you’re thanking, and makes them feel valued.

Acknowledging Someone’s Presence

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Letting someone know that you are aware of them can be one of the ultimate gestures of kindness. Waving to a passerby, saying hi to a loved one via text or calling up a friend you haven’t spoken to can be so rewarding both for the recipient and for the giver.

Compliments

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Praising someone is one the best gifts one can give. When we are given a compliment, whatever it may be, it is bound to make our day a whole lot better. So the next time you are with your friend, show them that there’s something about them that you like considerably. A moment of highly focused praise can go a long way.

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